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Ernest Tay
May 2022
Ernest Tay - Volunteer Story
I started volunteering with Glaucoma Australia during my third year of medical school at Monash University.
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May 2022
Jahin Tanvir - Volunteer Story
I have seen first-hand the impact that Glaucoma Australia's advocacy and awareness campaigns have made in the lives of my family and community, and I wanted to contribute actively to ensure that impact continued for other communities.
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Apr 2022
Glaucoma Australia ‘Quinlivan’ Research Grants Open

Applications for the annual Glaucoma Australia ‘Quinlivan’ Research Grants are now open until 5pm (AEST) 31 May 2022...

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Apr 2022
Hana Naanouh - Volunteer Story
I first heard about the volunteer Clinical Educator opportunities at Glaucoma Australia from my university and have been volunteering since February this year. 
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Apr 2022
Preparing for your Appointment

Glaucoma is a lifelong condition, so you need to be comfortable with everyone in your support network and feel confident about the decisions made regarding your eye health...

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Apr 2022
If Only…Reflections of a Patient with Advanced Glaucoma

To Mr Davis, who at the time knew nothing about glaucoma and was completely asymptomatic, the next few moments were impossible to wrap his mind around...

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Apr 2022
Recharging Glaucoma Research

Scientists are examining key elements of the complex transport system that moves important molecules between the retina and the brain via the optic nerve…

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Apr 2022
Sleep Apnoea: A Risk Factor for Glaucoma?

The question of whether sleep apnoea is a risk factor for glaucoma was recently debated in a session at the 2021 World Glaucoma Congress...

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Apr 2022
Tailoring Treatment for Compliance Success

There are multiple barriers to compliance, with one study finding 71 different barriers. These barriers may be divided into regimen factors, i.e., the cost, complexity, availability and side effects...

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